Become BioLingual

Work in the Biotech Industry

The BioLingual program is a 4-week intensive that enables MBAs and engineers to gain an understanding of the science and the language behind Biotech in order to work in this emerging field. 

What You Gain

The Biolingual program will help you get practical learning opportunities through interactive activities during the live sessions, learn how the latest technologies can be used to engineer biological solutions within a given problem-set, and develop your network and meet startups and biotech scientists looking for co-founders and team members.

Active Learning & Workshops
Hands-On Analysis
Networking & Job Opportunities

We are witnessing the rapid emergence of the bioeconomy revolution that is set to define the next decades with innovations in synthetic biology, genomics, biological engineering, and much more. There’s a blue ocean of opportunities to work in this field.”

Xavier-Henri Hervé, Founder & Executive Director of District 3

Our Program

The program is composed of 8 units offered online via live stream; each unit spans 2-hours with 30 minutes dedicated to interactive activities, moderated by the instructors. The program will culminate with a speed networking session with biotech scientists and founders looking for team members for their startups.

What is synthetic biology?
Gene expression
Enzymes and enzymatic pathways
Introduction to anatomy and physiology
Introduction to immunology
Future of translational research in biotech

Meet the Team


Who is eligible?

You are eligible if you have completed or are currently completing an MBA or an engineering degree. You must be willing to commit a minimum of 7 hours per week.

What is the length and time commitment of the program?

The program is from July 6-29, 2020. The live sessions will be held online on Mondays and Wednesday from 7-9 pm.

What are the fees associated with the program?

The only cost is an administrative fee of $20 due upon admittance to the program.

Do I need a background in biology to participate?

No, this program does not require any preliminary knowledge in the field.

Will I earn a certificate or credit for completing the program?

This program does not give you credits towards your degree, but you will receive a certificate of completion.